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|Jul 13|| Wole Soyinka
Akinwande Oluwole Babatunde Soyinka is a Nigerian playwright, novelist, poet, and essayist in the English language. He was the first person from Sub-Saharan to win a Nobel Prize in Literature in 1986
|Jul 14|| Angélique Kidjo
Beninese singer-songwriter, actress, and activist who has won four Grammy awards
|Jul 16|| Wizkid
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun aka Wizkid or Starboy is a Nigerian singer and songwriter who has won many awards including a Grammy for his collaboration with Beyoncé and Saint Jhn on Brown Skin Girl.
|Jul 17|| Amadou Diawara
Guinean professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Roma and the Guinea national team
|Jul 17|| Suha Arafat
Author and widow of former Palestinian Authority President, Yasser Arafat
|Jul 17|| King Letsie III
Letsie III became the King of Lesotho in 1990 when his father Moshoeshoe II was forced into exile in 1990. His father was briefly restored in 1995 and tragically died in early 1996.
|Jul 19|| Mr Eazi
Oluwatosin Ajibade aka Mr Eazi and Njobvu (his self-anointed Zambian name) is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and entrepreneur.
|Jul 21|| Mokgweetsi Masisi
Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi is the fifth and current President of Botswana.
|Jul 25|| Iman
Somali-American fashion model, actress, entrepreneur and widow of English rock star, David Bowie
|Jul 29|| Tidjane Thiam
Tidjane Thiam is an Ivorian businessman, and the executive chairman of Freedom Acquisition Corp
Ongolo is a Pan-African thought leader and ideas blog whose mission is to change the narrative about Africa as a continent that has little to offer Africans and the rest of the world. The blog provides news, insights and analysis on the economy, entrepreneurship, events, innovation, leadership and lifestyle. The blog has a global audience of people who have genuine interest in and passion for Africa.